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Fountain on Locust

3037 Locust ST, Saint Louis, MO 63103 (Grand Center / Midtown)
314.535.7800
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Ranked #11 of 2,546 Restaurants in Saint Louis
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $10
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: American, Diner, Dessert, Bar, Café
Neighborhood: Grand Center / Midtown
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Huntsville AL
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 NEW

Had the Grilled Cheese& Turkey with a cup of sweet potato soup. Other members of the party had the red beans and rice and the dill pickle soup. All were excellent choices. Don't leave with out having some ice cream or sundae.

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Arnold, Missouri, United States
Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014 NEW

My husband and I had lunch at this quirky and art deco-ish eatery. Festively decorated for the holidays, Joy Grdnic, the owner of this fun restaurant was greeting everyone and making sure you enjoyed your visit. Our soups, salads and Moroccan pot pie were absolutely delish! We treated ourselves to the "World's Smallest Hot Fudge Sundae "for dessert....which was too... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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49 reviews 49 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Auto Row Art Deco with world-class offerings of sandwiches. But the chocolates and the rich/creative ice cream concoctions are to die for!

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Maroa, Illinois
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Excellent ice cream drinks. Very nice place to meet friends to talk, drink and enjoy the ambiance. Come as you are or dress up, does not matter.

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MarqueeMedia, Guest Relations Manager at Fountain on Locust, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to post about your experience with us. We're pleased to hear you are a fan of our ice cream drinks. Come back and enjoy one with us soon! More 

Joplin, Missouri
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014 via mobile

Have made sure to go there every time we are in town. The ice cream is so good, and the decor is really cool. The worlds smallest sundae is absolutely tiny, (1 or 2 delicious bites) but a great cap to a meal. All the sundaes are great. My fave is the nutty Irishman. Consistent great service.

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MarqueeMedia, Guest Relations Manager at Fountain on Locust, responded to this review

Thanks for the glowing review! We're so happy to hear you make sure to stop in every time you're in from Joplin. Hope to see you again soon! More 

2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

I've been there 3 times message now and it has been excellent every time. They have a large selection of ice cream martinis you will not find any where else. If you are visiting st louis take the time to visit The Fountain!

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MarqueeMedia, Guest Relations Manager at Fountain on Locust, responded to this review

Thanks for posting about your experience with us! We're thrilled you're a fan of our ice cream martinis. Come back in for one soon! More 

St. Louis
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44 reviews 44 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Sandwiches were OK but not spectacular. Their signature hot fudge sauce was the best I've ever had. Would like to go back and try the version that has Kahlua blended in it.

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MarqueeMedia, Guest Relations Manager at Fountain on Locust, responded to this review

Thank so much for taking the time to post about your visit! We're happy to hear you are a fan of our ice cream and the raspberry lemonade. Hope to see you back again soon! More 

Belleville, Illinois, United States
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Really different types of foods of different countries; like a Moroccan pot pie. The ice cream concoctions are to die for and so is the lemonade with raspberry sauce. It can get a little crowded at lunch so we get there at about 11:30 to beat the rush. Excellent service and the waiters are very intelligible about the menu and... More 

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MarqueeMedia, Guest Relations Manager at Fountain on Locust, responded to this review

Thanks for coming in Lisa and taking time to post about your experience! We hope you'll stop in again the next time you're in the area :) More 

USA
Top Contributor
732 reviews 732 reviews
485 restaurant reviews
188 helpful votes 188 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We had the seasonal Apple pie ice cream. It had apples, caramel and cinnamon in it. It was amazing. The ice cream is aged. We put their cream puff we also yummy! I would definitely recommend.

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MarqueeMedia, Guest Relations Manager at Fountain on Locust, responded to this review

Thanks for the glowing recommendation on our apple pie, ice cream and cream puff! Come back and see us again soon :) More 

Lansing, Michigan
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

If you are a fan of ice cream...this is the place to go to! Server was excellent, the decor is retro and tables clean. Just for fun we ordered the house specialty Dill Pickle soup and actually found it very favorable...would be great with a grilled cheese sandwich. The ice cream was delicious and very generous sized sundaes. The only... More 

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MarqueeMedia, Guest Relations Manager at Fountain on Locust, responded to this review

Thanks for coming in while you were in the area and taking the time to post! We are happy to hear you liked our Dill Pickle Soup and ice cream specialties. Come back and see us again the next time your in STL! More 

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Additional Information about Fountain on Locust

Address: 3037 Locust ST, Saint Louis, MO 63103
Phone Number: 314.535.7800
Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis>  > Grand Center / Midtown
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Cuisine: American, Diner, Dessert, Bar, Café

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